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Thu, 23/05/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
    The African Middle Class Workshop Thursday 23rd May , 17:00 - 19:00, followed by a reception The Park... more
Fri, 28/06/2019 - 10:00am to Thu, 04/07/2019 - 6:00pm
    Africa Writes 2019 – Bristol   Friday 28th June – Thursday 4th July Venues across the city,... more

African Arguments

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 - 11:24am
There are three leading candidates vying to be... more
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 - 11:57am
Togo constitution: President Faure Gnassingbé of... more

RAS News

Wednesday, 6 February 2019
Written by Hetty Bailey, Policy & Advocacy Coordinator, Royal African Society
    On Tuesday 22nd January the APPG for Africa working in coalition with the APPG for Diaspora, Development and Migration... more

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Director's Blog

Last month, in mid-April, I visited Addis Ababa with a group from SOAS’s Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy to talk to people about multilateral diplomacy in Africa and the respective roles of the African Union, United Nations and individual national governments. We struck lucky,... more